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Google is making robots that could one day assist with surgery

Google and Johnson & Johnson announced a partnership to produce robots capable of assisting surgeons in the operating room. It's unclear what the robots will look like or what duties they will perform.

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So you’re sold on the Apple Watch. Here’s how to get one

The Apple Watch is Apple's latest, and perhaps most controversial, piece of mobile hardware yet. If you're excited about it, and can't wait to buy one, we've got all the details on how to get one.

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A wristband that can detect cancer cells? It could become a reality in five years

Google successfully secured a patent for a wristband that could detect tumor cells in the body. Even though the device is still at least five years away from FDA approval, the possibilities for the device are endless.

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Check out the first 25 third-party Apple Watch apps ever made

The Apple Watch gets its big announcement on March 9 in San Francisco. Here's everything you need to know about the specs, price, and release date.

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Google aids in the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone with Ebola-proof Android tablets

As a way for the company to help in the fight against Ebola, Google developed an Ebola-proof Android tablet based on a Sony Xperia tablet. The tablets were specifically designed for health workers in Sierra Leone.

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Soon your Fitbits will talk with each other and track your cycling sessions

An update to Fitbit's tracking bands will add multi-device support and cycling session tracking. The company aims to get users to buy multiple Fitbit bands for different activities.

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Apple reportedly cuts Apple Watch order due to display issues

Apple reportedly reduced its order for the Apple Watch from a range of 2.5 million to 3 million to a revised target of 1.25 million to 1.5 million. Display manufacturing issues are the reason behind the cut.

Smartstones Touch brings a voice to those who can’t speak

What happens when you lose the ability to speak, due to illness? A new company called Smartstones has developed a device that brings nonverbal communication to those who aren't able to talk.

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Check out the lab where Apple tested out the Apple Watch

Apple opened up the doors to the lab where it tested the Apple Watch on unsuspecting employees. The lab simulated different conditions, and Apple put its employees through various exercises.

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Believe in your brackets! These 11 apps will help you win March Madness

You've got your bracket all filled out, you've got your favorites and upsets picked, now you just have to watch the games and see who wins. We've got some great apps to accompany your March Madness experience to make sure you see every moment.

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Tim Cook speaks at length about Steve Jobs and how Apple has moved on

Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke with Fast Company about Steve Jobs, his legacy, and the Apple Watch. Cook reflected on Jobs' mindset and how he made Apple what it is, and what it will be in the future.

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Apple vs. Asthma: How ResearchKit is ‘unshackling science’

Research into complex disease is dramatically changing, thanks to apps like Asthma Health based on Apple’s ResearchKit, which aims to turn the smartphone into a potent medical device that can count calories and help contribute to clinical studies.

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Look, ma — No iPhone! The next Apple Watch may work under its own steam

Apple's first wearable isn't even out in stores yet, but already we're hearing about the Apple Watch 2. One analyst says it may be a standalone device, have and OLED screen, and arrive later this year.

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Microsoft blinded me for an hour, turned my ears into eyes, and blew my mind

Microsoft's working on a clever piece of wearable tech that's designed to help blind people navigate around cities, and open up the world around them. If everything comes together, it could accelerate the development of truly smart cities

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